Posted: Aug 4, 2014 10:14 AM
Updated: Jul 13, 2015 7:59 AM
August 2nd 2015 Race Day
Race distances: 1/2 mile swim, 18.2 mile bike, 5k run
Welcome to our 35th Annual Sportspectrum River Cities Triathlon. We are proud to have you as one of the 1200+ competitors this year.
Athletes from 22 different states will participate in one of the biggest individual sporting events in the south. Some of the states include LA,
TX, MS, AR, OK, AL, TN, FL, GA, MI, NV, NY, VT, WV, NE, CO, CT, NH, & KY.
Host Hotels: Diamond Jacks Casino - 1-866-552-9629, mention River Cities Triathlon to make sure you get the reduced rate.
Friday night - $89.00, Saturday night - $99.00, Sunday night - $59.00.
The Hilton Garden Inn/ Homewood Suites also has rooms blocked for the race.
Dinner with 6 time Ironman Dave Scott At Diamond Jacks Casino (host hotel)$25 for Adults,
$15 for children 9-under
Saturday Night August 1st from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
PARKING: On race day, the parking area will be congested, but much smoother than past years. Please
remember that we can only park you at a certain pace, so still be prepared for some wait. We suggest you leave
your hotel at 6:00 am to make sure you arrive at the race site in
time to check in and prepare your gear. The park gate will open at 6:00 a.m. Sunday Morning.
The official race hotel Diamond Jacks Casino and the Hilton Garden Suites is approximately a 30 minute drive.
Please make note, if you are a participant, or if you have family or friends that are coming to the park to watch,
they need to arrive at the park before 7:30 a.m. We cannot guarantee their entry into the park once the
race has begun. After you have entered the front gate of the park you will be directed by our friendly Cypress
Park personnel to a parking spot.
Bike Course Map
Swim and Run Course